Contact: Steve Koppes
University of Chicago
Caption: Fast-acting molecules organize themselves more randomly (left) under certain temperature conditions than slower-acting, more systematically organized molecules. The more systematically organized molecules (right) lend greater stability and technological value to glassy materials.
Credit: Created for the Institute of Molecular Engineering by Peter Allen
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